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Lapointe's Restaurant

££ - £££
Canadian, Seafood
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Innes Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
+1 613-241-6221
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Worthing, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Came over to England for my birthday 🎉 to see the family and discovered this Restaurant. I had calamari and lobster carbonara which was amazing, will definitely be coming back as the service was great and the food was out of this world 🇨🇦👍🍾🎉

Thank Myles1992
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015

I enjoyed this restaurant because the mixed seafood special was presented in a lovely manner, wine choices great and patio were exquisite. The service was perfect and overall enjoyed the meal.

Thank AymRamsay
Ottawa, Canada
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380 reviews
238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 653 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015

I had dinner here and couldn't finish it, due to the high levels of salt. I chose the bouillabaisse fish soup, which contained an old chewy piece of salmon, a few shrimp, some tired mussels and a few rubbery clams. The food was edible but the soup was so salty I could barely eat a few mouthfuls. The servers were... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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89 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

This was a wonderful sushi spot to find in the basement of Lapointe's in the market. It was so hot outside and lovely and cool for a sushi lunch. Excellent sushi at a reasonable price (we chose our own).

Thank sanka65
Ottawa, Canada
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

The menu has changed to mostly breaded fish!!! It used to be a great fish restaurant, now, less than mediocre. or worse. They don't even carry their sesame crusted salmon signature dish. Lapoint's, apologize to the fish!!

Thank FishLover11111111
Ottawa, Canada
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131 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015

This place is dependable, but the menu and cooking need work, especially the fish. My fish was overcooked but edible. The steamed vegetables were nice. Dessert was also nice - flourless chocolate cake, though a bit heavy.

Thank B B
Lansdale, Pennsylvania
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92 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2015

We went to this place known for its fish. Were in a Friday night. Good food but nothing unusual concerning presentation and flavour. Very bad service. It took 4 requests to get the drinks. Felt rushed to order, no suggestions offered. Bread was served after the appetizers were eaten.

Thank Antoinette-Marie
Ottawa, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2015

The atmosphere was pretty good, and half of the food was really good, while the other half was only average (which would be fine if the price was average). The sea food was excellent, and the steak was average (perhaps that shouldn't be a surprise at a sea food restaurant, but then perhaps they shouldn't charge $30.00 for it). The... More 

Thank brock73
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144 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2014

Took some elderly family members (86 and 90) who had a hankering for fish. We took the to Lapointes as had heard it was very good. We were not dissapointed our waitress was wonderful very cheerful and made changes to how the fish was cooked for the seniors. The batter on the fish was think and crisp which makes a... More 

Thank Rosie778
Syracuse, New York
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2014

This wonderful restaurant is located in the heart of Bayward Market. They get all their seafood from their own fish market, and all their vegetables and fruit fresh from the vendors in the market. We had a 5 star meal, served by a wonderful waitress named Eli. She surprised us with a gourmet dessert and coffee in honor of our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Canadian, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Innes Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-241-6221

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?